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we take a live look outside. a beautiful morning along the schuylkill river. boathouse row. how long will the temperatures stick around? that's ahead. good morning, everyone. thank you so much for starting your saturday morning with us. i'm ted greenberg. it's 5:30 a.m. michelle grossman is here with the father's day forecast. looking good, michelle. >> yes. it's going to be warm tomorrow but a nice day. sunshine into the forecast today. also onñ sunday. so warm today, even warmer for your father's day. overall looking to be a really nice weekend. outdoors we're looking at mainly clear skies this morning. sun is up in a lot of spots. we're brighter in a lot of spots.
looking at mainly clear skies. cool start. temperatures in the 50s and 60s across the area. a live look in wilmington. this is north wildwood, looking at temperatures in the 50s. you may need a light jacket this morning. 60 in philadelphia. 53 in south jersey. 51 in the p.a. suburbs and 57 in delaware. zooming closer to the suburbs. temperatures in the mid to upper 50s. west bradford township, 58. we're looking at temperatures cool this morning. we'll rise very, very quickly, though, once the sun gets going. chadsford, 54. by this afternoon we will be into the mid to upper 80s in a lot of spots. new hope, 50. north wail, 49. new jersey, as we go throughout the afternoon we rise into the 70s by 10:00. by lunchtime, 81 degrees.
lots of sunshine. you need the sunglasses. 2:00. 83. we'll top out around 83. even warmer for your father's day and tracking some showers and storms in your ten-day. we'll look at that coming up. >> michelle, thank you. new from overnight philadelphia police are investigating two attempted robberies and a shooting in center city. the first happened at juniper and locust streets around 3:00 a.m. police say the victim was approached by two men demanding money. he ran away but the suspect followed and again tried to rob him. they shot the victim in the leg. we are told he is okay. then the suspects tried to rob another person at 15th and spruce. that person struggled with the suspects and another shot was fired, but no one was hit. so far no arrests. this morning a bucks county man is behind bars after authorities found 12 children in his home. he now faces sexual assault charges. nbc10's monique braxton is live in feasterville outside that man's home.
monique, what are you learning this morning? >> reporter: it appears to have all started to save the family's farm in lancaster county. money seems to be at the root of it. according to investigators. we arrived here about 5:00 this morning, and this is what we found. you can see that police remain on the scene. lower southampton police. you can also see that the home, the driveway, blocked off by crime tape. now, this is the scene as details of the alleged crime came to light yesterday. the girls found inside range in age from six months to 18 years old. according to the affidavit, 51-year-old lee kaplan admitted to sexually assaulting the eldest girl. she had two children resulting from those alleged attacks. police also arrested a couple from lancaster county and charged them with giving their teenaged daughter to kaplan in exchange for his help with their money problems.
now, those parents claim the other children in kaplan's house in his possession were also their children. this investigation began when a neighbor of kaplan's on old street road called child protective services. >> i knew something wasn't right. so i just -- go with your gut. i tell my son that all the time. you go with your gut. if it doesn't feel right, it's not. it's never the wrong time to do what's right. >> reporter: over the years neighbors say they only saw a handful of children outside of the house. they also say the girls seem nervous and were not allowed to talk to anyone. and back out here live, you see that the trees, the weeds, the flowers on thern]u hill here, overgrown. in the next half hour we're working to tell you what is next for all of the adults involved, as well as how many
jurisdictions seem to be investigating this alleged crime. live now in feasterville, monique braxton, nbc10 news. >> thank you. if you have the nbc10 app you heard about this story first. keep following the latest developments on the story the second we get them, just by tapping the app. philadelphia housing authority police officers will soon be using body cameras when they hit the streets. all 78 officers will be outfitted with the cameras starting tuesday. the equipment gives officers the ability to record, store and manage video of their encounters with the public. the pha is the latest in a growing list of local departments using the technology. septa police began using the cameras earlier this year. philadelphia police, chester police, and delaware state police all have pilot programs in place plus several communities in south jersey are using the technology. philadelphia police joined forces with the xhuvecommunity serve in germantown. they joined about a dozen community members for a prayer
walk last night. the group walked along germantown avenue, calling for an end to violence in the city. ♪ a south jersey church has its first black female priest. lorraine harris was ordained last night in camden. harris was born and raised in the city. from our jersey shore bureau, the new owner of atlantic city's former rebel casino says he will not reopen the business because he get a casino license. he told the "associated press" he shouldn't have to go through the long process of getting a license because he will simply act as a landlord and an outside company would run the casino. he says he plans to appeal the matter. a controversial beach music festival in cape may county can go forward as planned. the state superior court judge
ruled wildwood can host beach glow despite objections. the morey organization filed lawsuits to try to block the two-day electronic dance music festival pointing to problems at the concert two years ago including vulgar language and bad public behavior. the organizers say the event helps to raise money to bring school music programs to underserved students. it's a novel plan to overhaul new york's penn station and could give a thrill to commuters and generate cash to boot. we'll explain. plus, preparing to crown a new miss new jersey months after the loss of a former winner. we will show you how this year's pageant is paying tribute to cara mccolom.
. welcome back on this saturday morning. if you're heading out this morning you are looking at a nice start to the day. it will be a pretty nice weekend overall. outside right now mainly clear skies across the area. quiet start to your saturday. we are cool. that's yourbtp first weather headline. mosel mostly clear and cool. 50s and 60s. some spots even in the upper 40s. this afternoon we'll warm quickly to the upper 80s. you need your sunglasses as you head out. father's day looking good. we'll keep the sunshine in place and bump up the temperatures to near 90 in some spots. some spots may hit 91 degrees tomorrow. it will be a warm father's day. outside in easton. looking good. a few clouds. 54 is the cool spot. by 8:00, 64. still sunshine by 11:00, 76. we'll warm into the 80s by later
this afternoon. by 12:00, into the lower 80s and then jumping to right around 85 later this afternoon. temperatures across the area. 60 in philadelphia. 51 in the suburbs. 57 in delaware. you get the idea. there is the cool start. 53 in south jersey and 51 at the shore. the sun is up and we'll see the sun warming us up later this afternoon. white hall, 54. bethlehem, 52 degrees. probably need the layers this morning, we are chilly. the shore, 51. we'll keep the temperatures in the mid 70s later this afternoon with an onshore below. by 8:00, 64. low 70s by 10:00. 12:00. 74. there are your mid 70s by later this afternoon. a beautiful day at the beaches, though. 4:00, 76. we'll talk about the very warm father's day. tracking showers and thunderstorms for your tuesday. we'll do that coming up with your ten-day. happening today, the key
stone state boy choir celebrates its 15th anniversary. current members will be joined by alumni for a gala concert in verizon hall at the kimmel center tonight. among those who will perform, bobby hill, the boy who sang for pope francis during his visit to philadelphia last september. festival will celebrate life by the sea in north wildwood. the lighthouse maritime festival begins at 10:00 a.m. there will be boats, pirates, live music and an arts and crafts show. the festival continues tomorrow. the phils hit another sour note on the field. they set a new club record for frustration as the ball continued to soar out of citizens bank park. look at that home run derby, next in sports. the decision to ride on and save money. he decided to save money by switching
no one's got moves like uncle joe. ♪ should i stay or should i go? ♪ when it's go, book with choice hotels and get a free $50 gift card for staying just two times. book direct at choicehotels.com. you always have a choice. people passing through new york city's penn station probably wouldn't call it a thrilling experience. but that could change. a development team has proposed
building this amusement ride called halo on top of the station. the team would pay for the renovations by charging $35 a ticket. this is just one of the ideas that were submitted after governor andrew cuomo called for proposals to renovate the rail hub. all the proposals are now under review. announced yesterday that 100 local kids and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities will volunteer at the dnc part of a youth leadership initiative aimed at highlighting the disabled community. the wells fargo center in south philadelphia. the volunteers will work as hotel and hospitality greeters and also provide event support and transportation. today is june-teenth. a celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the u.s. it will be held at 8:30 this morning at washington square in
philadelphia. music legend kenny gamble and the philadelphia community of leaders will host a parade and festival. the parade includes bands, drummers, floats and dancers representing african cultures. mayor jim kenney will put a wreath at the landmark president's house at fifth and market at noon and the parade ends at the african-american museum with special exhibits and entertainment. women across the garden state are in ocean city vying for the title of miss jersey 2016. the winner will be crowned tonight. but hearts are heavy at this year's pageant following the february death of former miss new jersey, cara mccollum. she was also the girlfriend of nbc10's keith jones. this morning a look at how the competition is making sure cara's legacy will live on. ♪ >> just normal. >> reporter: behind the waves and the smiles at this year's miss new jersey pageant, there is a painful void.
>> it still doesn't feel real. >> reporter: cara mccollum would have been on stage with them, rehearsing for the show. it comes just four months after mccollum, miss new jersey, 2013, died following a car accident. >> she is truly still in this. all week we've been trying to figure out how to do this without cara. it's been hard. >> reporter: after two nights of preliminary competition in ocean city, miss new jersey 2015 will hand over the crown during this evening's bittersweet finale. >> cara would want us to be happy. she was the happiest, funniest person that i had ever met. >> reporter: the 24-year-old princeton grad was a news anchor in millville and beloved girlfriend of steppe keith jones. she'll be remembered when the first cara mccollum memorial scholarship is awarded at this weekend's crowning. >> her legacy lives on through
us. we were so blessed to have cara a part of us. >> reporter: the contestants had to write an essay. keith came up with the topic. how do you plan to make an indelible impact that will last long after you're gone. >> it was very hard to write. the whole time i was writing it i was thinking to myself, what would cara be saying in this essay right now? academics were so important to cara, and writing. so the fact that they had to write an essay is perfect for honoring cara's memory. >> reporter: they say they can feel her presence on stage and in their hearts. the show must go on, they say, because cara wouldn't want it any other way. >> i know she would be telling us to keep going, keep smiling, keep shining and sparkling. >> by the way, keith read all of those essays and he also chose the winner. now your nbc10 first alert neighborhood weather. >> we're off to a cool start this morning.
also sunny. you'll need the sunglasses today as you head out this afternoon. a nice weekend overall. a nice start to your weekend this morning. mainly clear skies across the area. looking good at the beaches later this afternoon. a little cooler at the beaches. still present and mid 70s. father's day, warm. near 90 in spots. we'll keep the 90s for a few days. next chances for showers and storms on tuesday. right now mainly clear skies in philadelphia. you may need the jacket this morning. 60 in philadelphia. 50s to the north and west. 54 in the lehigh valley. 51 in the suburbs. 57 in delaware. 53 right now in south jersey and 51 at the shore. as we zoom in closer in delaware, we're in the upper 50s, low 60s. sp some spots in the 40s. 57 in marshalton. 55 in greenville. wilmington, 61.
odessa, 60 degrees. also in the 50s and 60s further to the south along the beaches. dewey beach, 64. bethany beach, 65. lewis, delaware, 63 degrees. that's the idea in terms of temperatures. satellite and radar looking good. mainly clear skies. nothing showing up on radar. we like that on the weekends. we'll try to keep it dry throughout the day. neighborhoods later this afternoon mainly in the mid to upper 80s as we end the day. cookstown, mostly sunny and 85. bethlehem, 80s. phoenixville, mostly sunny and 85. mount airy, 86. in philadelphia, we'll end up around 86 degrees. lots of shine and beautiful. glassboro, 84. mostly sunny skies. at the beaches a little bit chillier. avalon, 71. some spots in the mid 70s with the onshore flow.
dover, delaware, 80 degrees, and mostly sunny skies. your ten-day outlook. it's looking warmer. today looking to be a nice start to the weekend. 86 degrees later on this afternoon. mostly sunny skies. if you're headed to the beach or the pools, you need the sun screen, the uv index is very high. tomorrow, father's day, looking great. 90 degrees and mostly sunny. by monday, 91 degrees. we'll keep the heat in place with;t sunny skies. a system will bring us the chance of showers and storms on tuesday. otherwise, it's a part ly sunny day. 89 on wednesday. bringing back more sunshine and 86. 80s for thursday and friday. low 80s. next weekend, 84. by sunday a little bit warmer, 87. still in the upper 80s by next monday. hey, good morning to you.
pete mackanin held a team meeting thursday night following the 12-2 loss. what followed last night, a different opponent playing home run derby. the arizona diamondbacks using citizens bank park as a launching pad. look at this one-handed grab off the bounce. the celebration tos?z go it. don't worry. plenty of souvenirs. peter o'brien. his first homer of the season. tomas up next. hits another one to left onto the concourse making it 7-2. in the 7th. welington castillo. deep to center and gone. 8-2 the d-backs. six homers off phillies pitching. a new team record. phillies lose 10-2. so much for my team meeting. didn't do a whole lot.
like i said, i just -- i am going to continue to encourage them and keep their heads screwed on straight. pigs hosting buffalo. nick williams, the phillies' outfielder of the future. he issen to be robbed. dominick brown brings one back. basketball. the nba draft is quickly approaching. the sixers have five days to decide to who take with the number one pick. they worked out ingraham. the other prospect has been hard to track down. gonzalez has confirmed sixers brass met with ben simmons and his agents thursday night in cleveland. the lsu product has not worked out with any teams. >> the russian track and field team has been barred from competing in this summer's olympics in rio due to widespread doping. russia plans to appeal the international olympic committee.
but teachers like mr. elliot saw something in me. made a connection with me. now i'm a teacher myself, right here in camden. i'm just passing it along to my own students and making those same connections my teachers made with me. now that's some beautiful music. i'm jamal dickerson, and i'm proud to be a new jersey educator.
happening today, atlantic city wants you to bring your appetite to the jersey shore this weekend. the inaugural food truck festival and competition starts at noon today in brighten park and ends tomorrow afternoon. visitors can sample dishes from american comfort food to seafood and, yes, desserts and cast their vote for their favorite food truck. this is the final weekend for one of wilmington's most popular events, the annual st. anthony of padua italian festival. the theme this year is the italian renaissance. there will be foods, rides,
artwork and nightly concerts. visit the festival from 2:00 to 8:30 today and tomorrow. proceeds benefit st. anthony's grade school. the fire fly music festival continues tonight in dover. doesn't death cat for cutie, lawrence and the machine and dead mouse. this year is the fifth for the music festival. more than 100 bands will perform before the event ends tomorrow night. 5:57 right now. this morning, three people facing serious charges after police found 12 girls in a man's home in bucks county. that's where nbc10's monique braxton is live following the investigation. >> reporter: now lancaster officials have teamed up with bucks county officials in this investigation. we'll tell you what they have found out after the break. clear but cool start. temperatures mainly in the 50s and 60s. low 60 across the area. we'll be warm later this afternoon. look at the skies. mainly clear skies. live view from our comcast
bucks county. parents accused of giving their child to a man after helping them financially. that man is accused of sexually abused the girl and having two children with her. plus, nine other girls were found inside the same home. thank god for the mark that she left on this world. >> thousands turn out for an emotional memorial service remembering south jersey singing sensation christina grimmie. a big weekend for dads. we look at the uss new jersey. first alert meteorologist michelle grossman is talking father's day weekend weather plus what to expect for the first day of summer. good morning and welcome to "nbc10 news today." i'm ted greenberg. thank you so much for being with us. it is 6:00 a.m. on this saturday morning. michelle, we are kicking off a beautiful weekend. >> yeah. excuse me. looks to be really nice this weekend. off to a nice start. we'll have a nice finish as well. mostly clear skies this morning. a little cool in some